Isaac Widener

30 April 1789–about 1869 (Age 79)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac Widener was born on 30 April 1789, in South Carolina, United States, his father, Jacob Widener, was 34 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Dye, was 19. He married Margaret Beam about 1810, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Alpine Township, Clark, Arkansas, United States in 1860. He died about 1869, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Widener
1789–1869
Margaret Beam
1794–1886
Marriage: about 1810
William B Widener
1819–1880
Lucinda Widener
1831–1860
John Jackson Widener
1823–1896
Zacchariah Widener
1827–
Isaac Widener
1830–1890
Sarah Ann Widener
1834–
Susan Widener
1837–
Wesley G. Widener
1843–1930
George W. Widener
1844–

Spouse and Children

    Male1789–1869Male

    Margaret Beam

    Female1794–1886Female

MARRIAGE
about 1810
South Carolina, United States
children

(9)

    William B Widener

    Male1819–1880Male

    John Jackson Widener

    Male1823–1896Male

    Zacchariah Widener

    Male1827–Male

    Isaac Widener

    Male1830–1890Male

    Female1831–1860Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1791

Age 2

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1792 · Head Tax Law

Age 3

"In 1792, South Carolina passes a law called the ""head tax"" for all free African Americans from age 16-50. This tax was $2.00."
1812

Age 23

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Weidner ‘hunter’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Isaac Widener in household of Jno Widener, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Isaac Widener - birth: 30 April 1789; South Carolina, United States
  • Legacy NFS Source: Isaac Widener -

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